SAN ANTONIO -

For the ninth year in a row, The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo took away the Best Large Indoor Rodeo In The World Award.

The award was handed out Wednesday night in Las Vegas by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.

"Feels great. Feels great for about 6,000 volunteers ...," said Keith Martin, Executive Director and CEO of the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo. "It's gonna makes us start working tomorrow to try to earn the tenth one. And we have to work hard."

KSAT 12 News anchor Ursula Pari was at the awards ceremony where rodeo officials received the 'coveted buckle.'